Peering Through The Cloud

...on the shoulders of giants Greek mythology tells us of a tutor named Cedalion who helped heal the giant Orion after he was blinded. To find the help they needed, Cedalion climbed upon the shoulders of the giant so that he could see through the dense forests before...

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Designing Cloud Services

When 1904labs was founded two years ago, we launched with a vision of helping enterprise customers transition their applications and data to the cloud. A move to the cloud can save a lot of money on infrastructure, but it does require a shift in engineering to take...

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The Five Ss: Locking Down a Design in #HCDAgile

For a very long time, Human-Centered Designers (HCD) have struggled with the intersection of validity and efficiency when working in Agile development environments. What do I mean by that? Lots of HCD folks have been trained in traditional research methods, such as...

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Growth Culture – No Choice But to Succeed

Growth Culture - No Choice But to Succeed Transcript We have no choice but to be a successful company because we'll have clients that are saying, "Wow you have the most energized workforce. You have the most...

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Growth Culture – Path To High Performance

Growth Culture - Path to High Performance Transcript Focusing on growth, you'll get performance. You know if you focus on performance you may not get growth; both company-wide and individually. So some of the...

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1904labs is Committed to the St. Louis Community

1904labs recently made a $1,000 donation to the St. Louis Area Foodbank, the charity of choice for Bob Gustafson with TKC Holdings, who attended the talk "Building Better Software with HCDAgile" presented by John Royle and Carol Righi at Gateway to Innovation. At this...

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Building Cloud Native Platforms, Part 2

Previously in part one, we discussed how pairing the cloud-first mentality of Cloud Native development with a flexible and developer friendly platform can help build a win-win for developers and businesses alike. By building Cloud Native Platforms, developers can...

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Building Cloud Native Platforms, Part 1

  Two years ago, 1904labs was launched to tackle the problems faced by today’s IT organizations. One common challenge we’re addressing is the transition from traditional client/server hardware to modern cloud architectures. Whether using managed services, or building...

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Jared Parker is Awarded 1904labs Second Tickled Pink Award

We are excited to announce Jared Parker as this year’s recipient of our "Tickled Pink" award. Jared is the second person to have received the award, following Alex Rains’ win last year. The recipient of the award is whoever has received the most recognition throughout...

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1904labs Year 2 In Review

1904labs year 2, just like our first, went fast.  As the saying goes “time flies when you are having fun” and we sure had fun in 2017!  I thought it would be good to reflect on some of the important things that transpired here at 1904labs in year 2: Our working...

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